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SFGTV
Dec 15, 2012 8:00pm PST
that valley brown may be returning to work in district 5 office or at least that's the rumor. if that's the case then hopefully she'll be able to answer some of the questions that might come up today and that will definitely forward to her. also redevelopment agency certainly there's been a lot of really bad history in the western addition over the decades and accountability is something i think people would really like to see, so i am not sure how we necessarily achieve that other than continuing to kind of have to informational hearings and for people to continue to ask questions, which we will then again forward to redevelopment personnel to moewd and to the oversight board. but i believe that before supervisor mercurini left, he did request a audit and we will find out what the status of that is. there were a lot of questions around $800,000 and we will find out about that and make sure member s of the public receive, but we didn't want to leave without having an opportunity for members of the public to put concerns or questions on the record which we can then forward on to t
SFGTV
Dec 15, 2012 6:30pm PST
, mary brown, planning department staff to present the proposed designation for sam jordan's bar as an individual poland lark under article 10 of the planning code. at the request of the land owner the project was added to the land mark work program in 2011. at both the june and july hearing the historic commission voted unanimously in favor of the building based on its historical significance. to summarize, the build is significant for its association with the life of a person significant in our past. it is a physical location and geographic locus of the life work of sam jordan. jordan was a prominent business, political, social and cultural leader in the bayview neighborhood through the middle decades of the 20th century. sam jordan's support of african american entrepreneurship, civil rights and political involvement began before 1958 when he took ownership of the bar and remained constant until his death in 2003. his influence extended far beyond the neighborhood to include the larger sphere of san francisco. in 1963, jordan became the first african american to campaign for mayo
SFGTV2
Dec 15, 2012 10:30pm PST
schultz. former mayor willie brown. [cheers and applause] and former mayor frank jordan. we want to acknowledge the husband of united states senator and former mayor dianne feinstein, mr. richard bloom. the wife of former mayor gina mos coney and the wife of former mayor joe alliteo, catherine. the sister of former mayor george christopher. the board board and the rest of the city family who has made this event possible. we are also honored to be joined by several giants dignitaries. president and ceo larry baer and his wife sam. [cheers and applause] . giants vice president and general manager brian saibian and his wife amanda. [cheers and applause] the wife of the skipper mrs. kim bochy. and let us now welcome distinguished members of the giants ownership group, charles johnson, david jenkins, trina and rob veen, tory and steven humphrey and allen baer. and we also joined by past giants owners. please welcome the family jamie and kim rupert and peter stoneum. also here with us today bob and connie laurie. peter and debbie mc clawlin. bill and sally newco. and now let's give it up
FOX Business
Dec 16, 2012 1:30am EST
have something brown on your nose you might want to look at. [ laughter ] >> i'm in the awkward position of agreeing, agreeing with rick and agreeing with nancy pelosi, that is hard for me to do. it's hard we do these things at the last minute, we don't make great decisions, but i don't have any faith it will be different in six months from now. we have stressful decisions will be made but i don't see it changing in this administration or congress. >> what will change, if we take your advice and kick it down six months, what is going to change? >> a lot is going to change in terms of how the economy is looking and around the world. a weakening economy. not since the 19 30s have so many governments raised taxes in the face of declining economy. it's putting more poison into the patient. republicans can do a lot of good proposals, companies have $1.7 trillion of cash over overseas. welcome home tax on that. bring in an extra $50-60 billion revenue. a lot of positive things can be done instead of putting on taxes. >>> france, italy, the united kingdom, even greece is raising its ta
MSNBC
Dec 16, 2012 7:00am PST
senator, scott brown giving his farewell speech to his former colleagues in the senate. elizabeth warren beat him but may not have heard the last from this pin-up boy. he may have a seat if john kerry becomes secretary of state. massachusetts's rule states in the event of a senate vacancy, the governor may appoint an interim replacement. it is how scott brown won his seat in the first place. if senator john kerry is appointed secretary of state as he's expected to be, scott brown could seek to have history repeat itself. it's been a long time, not since warren christopher in 1997 since the u.s. had a white man as secretary of state. whether or not that matters, is next. rush is simply revolutionary. our unique brush head cleans in three directions with up to 50% more brush movements than leading sonic technology. oral-b power brushes. go to oralb.com for the latest offers. oral-b power brushes. restore revive rejuvenate rebuild rebuild rebuild >>> minutes after the news broke that ambassador susan rice decided to stand down for secretary of state, reporters of the new york times w
CBS
Dec 16, 2012 5:00am PST
toasted up all golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so delicious...so fun. >>> welcome to bay sunday everybody. great to have you with us. another great show for you today. we'll tell you how to make a family mighty happy by donating a car. a jazz violinist that has a sweet sound. and behind the scenes in europe and insiders look to travel fund. but if you'd like to connect with us we'd like to hear from you go to cbs5.com and click on connect.
PBS
Dec 16, 2012 3:30pm PST
, and he is going >>> issue four. forget marijuana. think heroin. golden brown. heroin consumption is rising and worse. it's among high school students in the suburbs. in maryland, 4.2% of high school students report trying heroin. says a 2011 statewide survey. this percentage has almost doubled in the past five years. in maryland this year 205 heroin related overdose deaths occurred during the first seven months. a former addicts says this about dealers. instead of waiting for the suburban kids to come into the cities the dealers have gone out to the suburbs. it just blows away these parents in the middle-class communities, the last drug inis unquote. okay, the u.s. war on drugs, that war was first declared by president richard nixon in 1971 with great public approval. since then, $1 trillion have been spent. that's according to "breaking the taboo" a film made by sam bronson, which debuted this week on youtube. the stats in the bronson movie are really sobering. the u.s. tops the list worldwide as the number one illegal drug user nation. i will repeat that. the u.s. tops the list it
ABC
Dec 16, 2012 5:00am PST
school tragedy. >>> you may have heard about governor jerry brown's nixing of the contract it is a renewal of the pricey deal. the chronicle reports over the last four years they spent $8 million on public relations much of it going to the same consultants. the communications team was billing the state at rates topping out at $160 an hour for each member. they put together two web sites and conducted media tours of the new pbay bridge project. they want to build a new job center but the plan to pay for it is a sellout for the community. that is because the money would come from revenues generated by a billboard another the toll plaza. >> time right now is 5:34 the founder of domino's pizza. they are looking at mandatory contraception coverage as a new hept care law. he says contraception is a quote bravely immoral practice. domino's pizza offers health insurance that excludes contraception and apportions for its employees. the new federal health law requires employers to offer insurance that includes contraception or risk fines. so monahan is wanting a judge to strike down that man
SFGTV2
Dec 15, 2012 6:00pm PST
1999, it was home to a state office building. >> this was an old eight-story brown building the state owned and the workers' comp people were in that building. it was an old dee correctvth it building for decades. when i was a member of the board of supervisors, all of us wondered why we hadn't done anything there and the mayor thought the same. >> if an earthquake happened, the building was uninhabitable. it sat there vacant for quite a while. the city decided to buy the building in 1999 for $2. we worked and looked at ways that we can utilize the building for an office building. to build an icon i can building that will house a lot of city departments. >> the san francisco public utilities commission has an important job. we provide clean, pristine public drinking water to 2.6 million people in the san francisco bay area from the hetch hetchy regional water system. with also generate clean renewable energy for city services like public buses, hospitals, schools, and much more. and finally, we collect and treat all the city's wastewater and stormwater making it safe enough to dischar
PBS
Dec 16, 2012 8:30am PST
of big, brown, very nutty flavored kind of fortune cookie. and they don't do them with machines. it's very much an artisan craft. so that's one. and two, there is a drawing from the late 1800s that a japanese researcher dug up through many, many, many hours of sifting through the archives in japan, and it shows a man in a kimono, you know, back then, in an etched kind of drawing, making fortune cookies. and together, we know that. and so what happened is that the japanese immigrants came to america around the turn of the 20th century, and they brought... you know, some of them made, you know, cookies and whatnot for a living. and so they brought some of that over with them. and it's been fascinating, because it started out sort of very localized, very californian, kind of like, you know, a very regional thing. but at a certain point it became a big thing. and we were able to sort of track that back to world war ii, in part. because what happened was they were being kind of served in california, maybe los angeles, but basically in the san francisco chinatown. and what happened is
SFGTV
Dec 15, 2012 5:00pm PST
never going to complain to jerry brown, what he to happen in the state legislature, because i used the first year and a half to insulate myself from all of that, emotionally as well as programmatically to say i'm not going to let the state hurt our city or the federal government. we've got to innovate our way out of this economic dole drum and we are doing so with inviting people here. those of you who take this word challenge, and really can really seriously bring that to fore with your best ideas, this is what i'm doing with all these technology companies. i'm not satisfied with just hosting a new company in the city, i want to know what they're doing, who's working there, where they're coming from, what they plan for the five or 10 years and how we can help them grow. as they're growing their jobs i want to know technologically how we can help. that's why i love going to accelerators, to find out what are the next five years that we're incubating so when it comes like what happened last week with dr. yam naka working at gladstone institute at mission bay becomes one of the newes
CSPAN
Dec 15, 2012 11:00pm EST
guidance. >> okay. >> scott brown. i am afraid. [laughter] and there is a great story there. the one that he did successfully was pat moynihan running against william f. buckley he turns to him and says professor. moynahan looks up with the smile and says the mud slinging begins. [laughter] here it is an honor. [laughter] generalize for us historians typically did not have access to anything resembling this material with the exception how do you regard that source of information? >> is good to go. what is wonderful about the tapes is the immediacy. we do have other tapes to listen to but one thing that i love in is the conversations between president kennedy and his brother. the nixon tapes of a certain quality and then the brothers talk about how mean he is. i am sure other words were used but it brings you back to reduce crime moment in time. >> is a possible to get fresh insights about a president has actually works? and to have access to his give-and-take, how does that add to the record? >> what is more powerful from my point* of view is the way brings kennedy to life he was mas
CNN
Dec 16, 2012 2:00pm PST
going to show you how big it has brown but leaving cards here, like to newtown, hour thoughts and prayers with you. christmas trees here now, did bears, you can see people dropping candles off and lighting them. some go out, they make sure they keep them late, they light them up again. behind us here, there is a creek that runs to my right here, look at the teddy bears people have brought. they bring the number of victims, they bring 26 of everything to pay tribute to the people, all around here, this has grown in a matter of 24 hours this is unbelievably. i say exponentially, it has grown, bringing flowers, teddy bears, look, a legos set that people bring and really, they are bringing toys, i would imagine that this is sort of their idea of giving in the christmas spirit, trying to give back to the people here to make sure these kids in heaven have some toys here. i'm going to go to talk to some of the people. you have been talking about people coming up to us and have been coming up to us as well, these guys being interviewed by mother media organization, dorey, get in on this s
FOX Business
Dec 16, 2012 6:00pm EST
avoid sequestering. neil: elizabeth? >> i agree much it's chris brown and rihanna going back to the same sisks, and it doesn't work out. bottom line, i don't know there's a deal, but if it is, the pattern is kicking the can down the road. i agree with that completely. you won't see change because that's not helped the economy at this point, and it probably will not help it in the future. neil: incredible, absolutely incredible. thank you very much. in the meantime, sandy money to fix the smithsonian's roof. this has you hitting the roof. speaking of hitting, remember the union guys and the fists? get lawyers. get lawyers. [bleep] [ male announcer ] you are a business pro. monarch of marketing analysis. with the ability to improve roi through seo all by cob. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle... and go. you can even take a full-size or above, and still pay the mid-size price. i'm going b-i-g. [ male announcer ] good choice business pro. good choice. go national. go like a pro. neil: don't say i dn't warn you with washington set to
ABC
Dec 16, 2012 9:00am PST
school tragedy. >>> governor jerry brown recently rejected a new cal trans pr contract that would have cost taxpayers nearly $10 million over three years. but it turns out the plan would have been a renewal of the pricey deal. today san francisco chronicle reports over the last four years cal trans has spent $8 million on public relations. much of it going to the same consultants who were pushing for this new deal. the five-member communications team was billing the state at rates topping out at $160 an hour for each member. they put together two websites and conducted media tours of the new bay bridge project. >>> a section of highway 1 through sonoma county will remain closed indefinitely. the highway was closed between fort ross and meyers grade road. a small section of the road collapsed earlier this month when that series of storms hit our area. officials initially hope to reopen the highway this week, button gin nears have determined the work will take longer than expected. >>> taxi drivers in san francisco are fighting back. they are upset about apps that have private cars takin
CSPAN
Dec 16, 2012 1:00am EST
. [laughter] >> 40 years, that is all it takes. i have not gone over losing the browns to baltimore. 40 years might do it. now go tto we now kno mr. quiqley. >> i appreciate your having this hearing. those watching this know the house has a history of hearings about performance enhancing drugs in sports. some of them famous, some of them intimist. what struck me in looking at this meeting was that he used to be major league baseball was behind. now it is the only major sport testing for hgh . if the mlb can agree, it makes no sense to me that the nfl can't as well. i want to go in the weeds a little bit, but when you take hgh is in a sequence. you are on it for a while and in your office for a while. i would like a little nuance what that means as to why one is preferred given there is a gap. >> well, there is not a preference for one versus the other. they are complementary. when we get them validated, we will use both of them. a good example was we had the bile markers test used at the games in london this summer. two athletes tested positive by the buyer markers test and did not test
CSPAN
Dec 16, 2012 4:30pm EST
: what do you say about that? >> guest: john is inviting brine brown to dinner, and did so specifically, you know, brian, as you know, had challengedded him, you know, i'll debate you any time, any ware, and dan, instead of setting up a big public thing, bringing in a bunch of supporters said come over to dinner with me and my partner, and their son d.j. -- >> host: and cameras. >> guest: and cameras, and mark, who is going to be interviewing them, in part, because i think that, well, he can be very sharp tongued at times, dan savage, and that's in some ways part of his charm, i also think that he understands the importance of reaching across the divide because he comes from a family like many of us do, and you're in a family with a diverse group of people, some of whom sharply disagree with you on very important things. i've loved family members with whom i disagree on deeply important things in a sharp way so i think if people think hard about it, they all will be able to find people in their lives who fit that description, and, you know, for me, reaching out to you and in a friendly
CSPAN
Dec 16, 2012 7:00am EST
fact that it would create a special law election in massachusetts. they would like to see scott brown when that special election and come right back. i think you are going to see a lot of -- i think you are going to see a lot of pull for john kerry in congress. then the dominoes start to fall. what about that massachusetts seat and members of congress running? people with the ability to raise a lot of money, with a lot of name recognition in that state? the kennedys, who also lived in massachusetts? it will be very interesting to see those political documents falling after his name. host: stephen, thank you so much. we have been talking this morning about the shooting on friday in connecticut. president obama will be headed to new town this evening. he will be attending a memorial service and he will speak at an interfaith vigil for the families and the victims. he will be meeting with the families and he will be thanking the first responders. all of that this evening on c- span. we will be right here. something else that we are doing right now this holiday season is looking at the ch
CSPAN
Dec 16, 2012 10:30am EST
future. last week, it was lucy and charlie brown. we did the same thing in the last that sivan agreement. -- debt ceiling agreement. that is something we will be pushing to do in the context of this debate, but also in the context of what i hope will be a debt ceiling debate that takes place in february and march of next year. >> let me follow the question with a related one. it is one thing to stand up to the president. when we look at the way government spending, as a percentage of gdp has risen more under republicans and democrats, how can we do with that a little bit better? >> we have done this the last three years of the republican study committee. we actually put out an alternative budget. we believe by putting out a budget that shows a path to balance in a reasonable time -- our last one balanced in 5.5 years, according to the cbo. the budget we passed -- that gives us a better chance to market that. i think that is part of the vision, how this is going to help your family, your community, if we get to balance what that means for opportunity, for growth. >> it is an important poi
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